East Elementary School

208 Meadowbrook Road
Greenwood, MS 38930
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
East Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
East Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

East Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

East Elementary School's student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

East Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of East Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#735 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
4%
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Black
93%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.130.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeflore County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Elementary School is Amanda Elzy High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Amanda Elzy Junior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Threadgill Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenwood Threadgill Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 499 students
    1.3 miles
    1001 Broad Street, P.o. Box 14
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 455-7440
    1.3 PK-6 499
  • Greenwood Amanda Elzy High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 403 students
    1.5 miles
    604 Elzy Avenue
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 453-3394
    1.5 9-12 403
  • Greenwood Amanda Elzy Junior High School Math: 48% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 326 students
    1.5 miles
    604 Elzy Avenue
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 453-9677
    1.5 6-8 326
  • Greenwood Threadgill Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 300 students
    1.7 miles
    1300 Carrollton Avenue, P O Ob
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 644-0685
    1.7 PK-1 300
  • Greenwood Davis Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 542 students
    2.5 miles
    400 Cotton Street, P.o. Box 14
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 455-7425
    2.5 K-6 542

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